June 16, 2021 - 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Healthcare Inequity is an Unsafe Condition
Ronald Wyatt, M.D., M.H.A.
VICE PRESIDENT AND PATIENT SAFETY OFFICER
CO-CHAIR, INSTITUTE FOR HEALTHCARE IMPROVEMENT EQUITY ADVISORY GROUP
FACULTY, UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA-BIRMINGHAM SCHOOL OF HEALTH PROFESSIONS
- Discuss root causes of disparity and inequity as patient safety challenges.
- Discuss implicit bias, stereotypes, structural competency and racism as patient safety root causes.
- Offer actions needed to eliminate health and healthcare inequity.
- Present recommendations for addressing inequity as a root cause of creating unsafe conditions.